The purpose of the Canadian Association of Secured Transportation (CAST) is to promote and advocate for the interests of Canadian providers of secure transportation of valuables, to provide a venue for beneficial dialogue among members, and to encourage the advancement and excellence of industry standards across Canada and abroad.
Board of Directors
COVID-19: Currency Poses No Greater Risks Than Bank Cards or Mobile Phones
Montreal, QC, May 6, 2020 – The Canadian Association of Secured Transportation (CAST) released the following statement in response to the continued refusal by many retailers across Canada to accept cash as a method of payment due to fears of COVID-19 transmission. > Continued
Open letter: Refusing cash means hitting the wrong target
In response to the refusal by some businesses to accept cash payments, the Canadian Association of Secured Transportation (CAST) issued the following open letter:
Montreal, QC; March 21, 2020 – The COVID-19 pandemic has quite rightly caused us to ramp up our hygiene and cleanliness precautions; but it is important that we rely on facts, not fear, before we take measures that have serious consequences. > Continued